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Have a swollen upper lip with a blister like swelling across where the top lip and skin above it meet and also a fleshy lump in one nostril on septum?

Have a swollen upper lip with a blister like swelling across where the top lip and skin above it meet and also a fleshy lump in one nostril on septum?

See a dentist: It is not easy to diagnose without a clinical exam but what your describing can be a severe dental infection that has reached the floor of your nose. See a dentist immediately. ...Read more

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Dr can I have very early misscarriage (5thbweek) if I have a small septum or small lump node in utres, I had 2 miscarges?

Dr can I have very early misscarriage (5thbweek) if I have a small septum or small lump node in utres, I had 2 miscarges?

Septum: A septum is a known cause of miscarriage. Get in and see your doctor and see if this can be removed. Hope this helps and good luck! ...Read more

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I have a small lump in my nostril, very near the opening, on the actual nostril and not septum. It gets painful if I touch it a lot. I am worried it is cancer.

I have a small lump in my nostril, very near the opening, on the actual nostril and not septum. It gets painful if I touch it a lot. I am worried it is cancer.

Folliculitis: This is usually from an infection of a hair follicle inside the nostril. Keep your fingers out of your nose. Use a water based gel to keep your nose moist and if it doesn't improve you may need an antibiotic. Staph bacteria in particular like to reside there. ...Read more

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Lump in neck itching in chest doctor said its related to deviated septum I don't believe him lump is hard like a bone in a lot of pain?

As above: These things r difficult to be judged without evaluation. It seems u do not trust u doctor, see another one for second opinion. ...Read more

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6 mo feels swollen on right side below ear and side of neck. Slight discomfort. No lump. Gp&ent don't feel anything. Xray cspine ok. What can it be? Ent did say I have nasal obstruction and dev. Septum.

6 mo feels swollen on right side below ear and side of neck. Slight discomfort. No lump. Gp&ent don't feel anything. Xray cspine ok. What can it be? Ent did say I have nasal obstruction and dev. Septum.

Second opinion: You have been seen and examined by a presumably competent and well-trained ENT specialist, and do not agree with their assessment or are dissatisfied with their findings. The thing to do is to get a second opinion. ...Read more

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What can cause a white bump above my septum piercing?

What can cause a white bump above my septum piercing?

See an ENT: It could be scarring or maybe an infection. Have your nose evaluated by a board certified otolaryngologist. ...Read more

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What could cause a flesh colored bump on the septum of my nose? It's been there almost 3 years.

What could cause a flesh colored bump on the septum of my nose? It's been there almost 3 years.

Nose bump: There are little lumps of fat that can appear, usually around the eyes, face, and neck. The bump needs to be looked at by your doctor to make sure it is not something more serious. A plastic surgeon can remove the lump after it is diagnosed. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I have a small painless bump inside my right nostril which seems to be between the septum and the fleshy outer part. I do pick my nose sometimes.

I have a small painless bump inside my right nostril which seems to be between the septum and the fleshy outer part. I do pick my nose sometimes.

Cyst: Is most probable since it doesn't hurt. You could apply warm compresses (corner of warm washcloth might do) as often as you can to see if it decompresses. If not, and if it is bothersome to you, it could be drained or removed. Picking your nose is doing no harm. ...Read more

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3 month old bump inside nostril opposite the septum. Feels like a blister and now my nose is always congested on that side. Other side fine.

3 month old bump inside nostril opposite the septum. Feels like a blister and now my nose is always congested on that side. Other side fine.

See your doctor: Or an ear, nose and throat specialist. They will be able to look at this and tell you what it is and treat you. It could be a cyst, but it needs to be examined. ...Read more

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How long can swelling last after deviated septum surgery? My nose has a small bump on the bridge that feels hard like bone. Could it be swelling?

How long can swelling last after deviated septum surgery? My nose has a small bump on the bridge that feels hard like bone. Could it be swelling?

Possibly: Followup w/your surgeon As a general rule for my patients I say that 80% of swelling is gone after 2 weeks & 90% is gone after 2 months, but really more like 6 weeks. That being said-a bump on the bridge of the nose should not be from septal surgery. The septum is in the middle of your nose & surgery to the nasal dorsum/nasal bridge is more from rhinoplasty or septorhinoplasty. F/u w ur surgeon ...Read more

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Ear yanked hard 10/8.Tender bump at post opening to canal is like broken nose septum would jut into nostril. Ache. Ear lift yields old canal shape. Do?

Ear yanked hard 10/8.Tender bump at post opening to canal is like broken nose septum would jut into nostril. Ache. Ear lift yields old canal shape. Do?

See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Where is the nasel septum?

Where is the nasel septum?

Nasal septum: The nasal septum divides the nose into the right and left nostrils. It has bony and cartilagenous portions. ...Read more

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Does deviated septum hurt?

Does deviated septum hurt?

Usually not: Symptoms of a significantly deviated septum usually include nasal obstruction. I have not seen pain as a prominent symptom. ...Read more

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What is a deviated septum?

What is a deviated septum?

Divides nose: The septum is a latin word for wall and the nasal septum is the wall made if cartilage, bone and mucosa that divides tyler nose into the right and left halves. All septums are deviated but they may be deviated to the point where they can obstruct one side of the nose and block air passage as well as increase the risk of sinusitis in which case surgery may be contemplated. ...Read more

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How to get a deviated septum?

How to get a deviated septum?

Deviated septum: A deviated septum is a common issue. It can be caused by trauma, position in utero and even during the birth process. If there are symptoms like nasal obstruction, snoring or recurrent sinusitis, have your nose evaluated by a board certified otolaryngologist. ...Read more

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How do I get a deviated septum?

How do I get a deviated septum?

Yes: Best to get examined by an ENT or plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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Can a deviated septum be common?

Can a deviated septum be common?

Very common: The nasal cartilage in the midline of the nose is the nasal septum. As such, it is the most common site for injury and is the structure of the mid-portion of the face that is most likely to be involved in trauma. Having a perfectly straight septum is rare. Almost everybody has had some minor or major injury to the front of his/her nose resulting in some deviation of the septal cartilage. ...Read more

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What to do about deviated septum?

What to do about deviated septum?

Deviated septum: A deviated septum can be corrected surgically to bring the septum to the midline. If there are symptoms like nasal obstruction, snoring or recurrent sinusitis, have your nose evaluated by a board certified otolaryngologist. ...Read more

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Deviated septum/netti pot possible?

Deviated septum/netti pot possible?

Use is still: Possible. Neti pots can reduce nasal congestion. Mix ΒΌ tsp salt w 1 cup lukewarm water. More salt can also be used. Place solution in neti pot. Tilt head ; pour solution into 1 nostril. Blow nose lightly ; spit out any liquid that drains into throat. Repeat on other side. This can be done in am ; pm. ...Read more

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How badly can a septum piercing hurt?

How badly can a septum piercing hurt?

Septal piercing: DON"T DO IT. It isn't worth it. It puts you at risk for infections and discomfort. ...Read more

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How much does a septum piercing hurt?

How much does a septum piercing hurt?

Septal piercing: DON'T DO IT. It isn't worth it. It puts you at risk for infections and discomfort. ...Read more

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Can a blocked septum cause bad breath?

Can a blocked septum cause bad breath?

Yes...: Specially if the blockage is associated with bacterial growth, or sinus backflow drainage. See an ENT specialist. ...Read more

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What does a deviated septum look like?

Deviated septum: Sometimes a deviated septum manifests as a crooked nose. Other times it isn't so obvious. Have your nose evaluated by a board certified otolaryngologist, ...Read more

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Is septum deviation operation painful?

Is septum deviation operation painful?

Like ANY surgery....: A lot depends on the specific patient and exactly what technique is being performed. ...Read more

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Does a deviated septum have to be fixed?

No: A deviated septum only needs to be fixed if it is causing significant symptoms, typically nasal obstruction. Obviously, the term "signficant symptoms" is very subjective. ...Read more